Career Confidence 1 Day Workshop

This is a workshop run by Sherry Bevan a career confidence coach helping ambitious women in technology and professional services get crystal clear in their thinking. This workshop is aimed at women at a transition or crossroads in their career. They might be coming back from a career break, figuring out their options after redundancy or looking

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Top tips on how to impress a law firm – Your route into law

Law firms on the surface can seem a bit daunting if you have never worked in them before but they are all unique and have their own idiosyncrasies so its important to find the firm that will suit you. Benefits of working in law firms: There are many benefits to working in law: attractive remuneration

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The final frontier: Allowing PAs to work flexibly

Recently we were invited to talk about flexible working at The PA Club’s January Discussion Forum.  It was a lively session of PAs and Team Leaders from a number of industries including the legal and accounting sector. It’s great to attend a session like this, particularly when everyone is so passionate about the subject. It

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How to create a memorable presentation for interview?

Quite often in the recruitment process, candidates are now being asked to give a presentation. It fills many of us with dread; even if you like the idea of showing off your abilities in such a way, you can easily feel overwhelmed. Creating a dynamic and engaging presentation is no mean feat but remember it

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Heard of a portfolio career? How to make it work?

Recently our Founder Sarah Broad was interviewed by Rachel Brushfield, the Talent Liberator, Energise who is a career strategist and fulfillment coach with a particular focus on portfolio careers.  Here she talks to Sarah on what makes up her portfolio career. What is a portfolio career? It could mean many things but commonly a portfolio

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Equal lives and flexible working

We attended the recent Gender Pay Gap seminar at Hogan Lovells where we met Kaammini Chanrai who was presenting her findings on responsible flexible working for responsible businesses and we invited her to guest blog for us on her recent research in partnership with Santander. There is some really interesting findings and well worth the read.

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How to win at interview – Webinar Highlights

If you couldn’t make our recent webinar on ‘How to win at interview’ then don’t worry here are our highlights.  Victoria Mclean founder of CityCV an international career consultancy and award winning CV writer gave a comprehensive view on how to boost your chances of interview success. You can see the full webinar by signing

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Team spirit and the flexible workforce

How do you create a sense of team cohesion in today’s workplace when the rise of flexible working means people have more control over how and where they work – the ‘job for life’ is no longer expected nor desired. Workers switch companies and careers to meet their changing goals and personal needs, and freelancing

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10 great interview questions to ask your future employer

We often get asked “What questions should I ask my future employer?” – perhaps because it’s the last opportunity to really stand out, given that questions usually come at the end of the interview. Here are our tips for success… Remember an interview is a two-way process, so it’s is important you find out as

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